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Problem with my D50 reading my card

I recently took some photos I really don't want to lose. However, my D 50 has  the letters CHA on the top window where I would usually view how many photos I have left to take on the card....and the camera will not take pictures with this card in it. When I try to view the pictures on the LCD screen it tells me that I cannot use that card. I have tried to download the pictures in my computer but my computer isn't recognoizing the card, nor can I view them on my LCD screen. I had been able to view them in the camera after I took them, but now I can't. What is strange is that I have a Nintendo Wii system that has a photo option and when I put my card in that I am able to see the pictures. There are over 200 pictures and about 15 of them come up as a question mark...all the rest are viewable on my television screen. I don't want to try formatting my card because I really don't want to lose the pictures.

Any information you can give me will be very helpful as I am at a loss. Thank you, Pat

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Re: Problem with my D50 reading my card

Try resetting all folders in the camera to default setting or erasing any existing folders in the camera, then insert your card.

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